Coretta Scott King was an American civil rights activist and the wife of 1960s civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. Learn more about her life on Biography.com.Born: Apr 27, 1927.
Coretta Scott was born on April 27, 1927, in Perry County, Alabama. Her parents, Obadiah and Bernice Scott, were farmers. The Scott family had owned land in the area since the American Civil War (1861–65). Even though the Scotts were more successful than most African Americans in the area, life.
Aug 30, 2007 · Coretta Scott Meets Martin Luther King Jr. I always believed that there was a purpose for my life, and that I had to seek that purpose, and that if I discovered that purpose, then I believed.
Nov 09, 2009 · Although best known as the wife of 1960s civil rights leader Martin Luther King, Jr., Coretta Scott King (1927-2006) established a distinguished career in .